IMVU: 3D Avatar Creator & Chat

App review by Neilie Johnson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Adults-only virtual world pushes sex, in-app store.

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 13 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Shut IMVU down no children on here

Parents need to be very aware of IMVU it’s extremely inappropriate for children it’s a poor sight mainly pornography plus people are extremely verbal abusive in these rooms racial slurs talk about sex in very disturbing detail mattered what IMVU says and what u see in the chats are extremely different people are extremely toxic u can make your avatar nude really inappropriate they also talk about doing drugs and they think that’s ok please IMVU needs to be shut down before someone gets hurt it’s a scary ap game
age 18+

Virtual pornography kids can access

I just found my 11 year old on this game with adult men messaging her extremely graphic sexual stuff. I have filed a police report, but somehow this got around parental controls and there is no age verification. This is absolutely not for children!!!!! My child is 11 adult men asking her to come back to sex rooms and telling her they were going to cum in her mouth!

This title has:

Too much sex

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
  • Pricing structure: Free (optional in-app purchases)
  • Release date: October 30, 2014
  • Category: Social Networking
  • Version: 4.14.0
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 10.0 or late; Android varies with device
  • Last updated: December 17, 2018

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